Treating a variety of disorders and conditions with skilled, precise surgical care

Our board-certified general surgeons are specially trained to manage a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting nearly every area of the body. We specialize in surgical procedures that are not typically covered under a medical specialty, including:

  • Appendectomy
  • Breast biopsy
  • Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gallbladder
  • Thyroid
  • Mastectomy
  • Varicose veins

When you need general surgery services, you will be assigned one of our highly skilled surgeons. Following your initial consultation, they will diagnosis your condition and provide exemplary preoperative, operative, and post-operative care.

Providing exceptional, compassionate, quality healthcare close to home

Star Valley Medical Center provides competent surgical procedures to inpatients and outpatients on an elective, urgent and emergency basis, right here in Afton, Wyoming. When you’re in need of surgery, it’s nice to have a local option. Our surgeons are dedicated to restoring and maintaining your healthcare needs before, during and after surgery.

We are as passionate about providing top-notch medical care, as much as we are about helping our neighbors in need. Our small footprint in rural Wyoming gives us the ability to offer highly personalized, leading edge care.

Delivering safe, effective, minimally invasive care

Star Valley Medical Center is equipped with state-of-the-art, leading edge technology and is staffed to perform minimally invasive, life-saving procedures. Our highly trained surgeons perform approximately 4,000 surgeries each year, and more than one-third of these are performed as laparoscopic or robotic procedures.

Minimally invasive techniques are typically considered safer than open surgery. It gives your surgeon visibility into your body and the ability to operate through a much smaller incision than traditional surgery. The benefits of minimally invasive surgical procedures include:

  • Smaller incisions
  • Less pain
  • Reduced risk of infection
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Faster recovery time
  • Minimal scarring
  • Reduced blood loss

Whether your medical condition can be treated using an advanced, minimally invasive technique, or requires traditional surgery, Star Valley Medical Center is dedicated to providing you the very best care in our safe, clean, state-of-the-art medical center. To learn more about our general surgery services, or to schedule an appointment, please call 307-885-5852.